|[xs-23] The Oniric Ep - The Oniric (Luis Silva, Luis Guilherme)|
Today I present you a project of a long date friend, Luis Guilherme , who I met while I was still a child. and who brought us, among with his friend Luis Silva this fine ep which is actually their very first recording registry and where we can listen to some kind of singular sound that trancends music cathegories, where dark ambient is conflued with electronica, goth music and at a more conceptual basis, trip hop, neo-folk fado, XIXth century classical music power and intelligent pop in a fusion...
Keywords: dark ambient; electronica; goth; trip hop; neo-folk; fado; XIXth century classical music; power pop; intelligent pop; alternative; fusion; influences
|[XS-09] Minson - Hidden Monsters EP - Minson (aka Marco Ramos)|
weâre glad to anounce that the minson Hidden Monsters EP, released in March, is finally available for listening. here we have a text present on the cover which induces us in the mtihologycal theme of the album Â âBeneath us was nothing now to be seen but a black tempest, till looking east between the clouds & the waves, we saw a cataract of blood mixed with fire and not many stones throw from us appeard and sunk again the scaly fold of a monstruous serpent: at last to the east, distant abou...
Keywords: xs records [pt netlabel], [xs 09], minson, marco ramos, hidden monsters, noise; dark ambient; experimental; conceptual, tuganoisa, portugal, william blake, william burroughs, franz kafka, influences, japanoise, merzbow, keiji haino, massona, acid mothers temple
|[xs 44] moreu - gong music - moreu [tsuyoshi kanda]|
tsuyoshi kanda is a Japanese Composer / Eight Strings Instrument Player. in this 44th release in xs records [pt netlabel] - the very last one of 2008, he presents himself with a work for gong, a percursion instruments of huge dimension used early by percussionists and drummers, ranging from percursion ensembles, to classical sinphonyc orchestras, and which has been introduced in contemporary music by the visionary karlheinz stockhausen in his works Mikrophonie
Keywords: gong, experimental, avant-garde, contemporary, moreu, tsuyoshi kanda, xs records, japanes, japan, music, influences, stockhausen, timbral, exploration
|[xs 24] algo - there will never be another you - andré gonçalves|
AL has found GO in a universe far away from here, l. where sun would come. AL was listening to Rihm and Shnittke and GO was listening to Alvo Noto and Murcof. It was love and hate at first sight. From this first and unique encounter there have gotten to the history this 11 digits, in shape of sound. For some people incompreensible, for other ones weird. For them, just ALGO.
Keywords: xs records, algo, electronica, experimental, ambient, glitch, idm, breakbeat, spoken word, cut-up, collage, sound as object, http://www.myspace.com/algooo, influences, raster noton, alva noto, ryochi ikeda, byetone